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Standing up country: the canyon lands of Utah and Arizona

Author: C Gregory Crampton
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crampton, C. Gregory (Charles Gregory), 1911-1995.
Standing up country.
New York : Knopf, 1964
(OCoLC)575839661
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Gregory Crampton
OCLC Number: 1293718
Description: xv. 191, iv pages illustrations, maps, color plates, portraits
Contents: Names on the land --
Standing up country. Slick-rock wilderness ; West side ; East side ; The river and the canyons --
The mythical river. The crossing of the fathers ; The San Buenaventura ; Caravans and furs --
Topographical engineers. The road to Cathay ; A land of wonder --
The scientists. The man with one arm ; Wheeler and Hayden --
Canyon country primeval. The conditions of life ; The ancient ones --
Mormon frontier. Mission to the Hopis ; War with the Navajos ; Lee's Ferry --
Hole-in-the-Rock. Villagers under the rim ; Hole-in-the-Rock --
The rock jungle. Twisting the mule ; The rock jungle ; The canyons of The People --
El Dorado. Sierra Azul ; Pish-la-ki ; Gold in Glen Canyon --
Canyon conquest. Ho! For the San Juan ; Boom times in the canyons ; Robert B. Stanton's gold dredge ; The Zahns and Spencer ; The conquest --
Symphony in sandstone. Blank verse ; "Holes, hills and hollows" ; Bridges of stone ; Crescendo.
Responsibility: [by] C. Gregory Crampton.

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